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The fol­low­ing items are based on in­for­ma­tion pro­vided by of­fi­cials in law en­force­ment and the crim­i­nal jus­tice sys­tem.

Ul­ster County Court

· Drugs: Christina Wil­liamson, 32, of Kingston, was sen­tenced by Judge Don­ald A. Wil­liams on Oct. 28 to three years in prison fol­lowed by two years of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion for one felony count of pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance. Wil­liamson was ar­rested on June 18 by Kingston po­lice af­ter an in­ves­ti­ga­tion into the traf­fick­ing of il­le­gal drugs from New York City into Kingston and sur­round­ing ar­eas con­cluded with two ar­rests. Wil­liamson was charged with felony pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance. · Drugs: Thomas Kamin­sky, 29, of El­lenville, who pleaded guilty be­fore Wil­liams to crim­i­nal pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, a felony, in Jan­uary, was sen­tenced to one year in jail and two years of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion for one felony count of pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance. Kamin­sky was in­dicted in Oc­to­ber 2015 by an Ul­ster County grand jury on three felony counts of crim­i­nal pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance and one mis­de­meanor count of crim­i­nally us­ing drug para­pher­na­lia. · Drugs: Kevin D. El­der, 52, of Saugerties, was sen­tenced to eight years in prison fol­lowed by three years of postre­lease su­per­vi­sion on three felony counts of pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance. Mem­bers of UR­GENT ar­rested El­der in June 2015 on sev­eral drug-re­lated charges af­ter a search of his Malden Turn­pike apart­ment net­ted 12 grams of heroin, 10 grams of crack co­caine, three methadone pills and ac­ces­sories re­lated to the prepa­ra­tion of the sub­stances, po­lice said at the time. He was ini­tially charged with four counts of crim­i­nal pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance and crim­i­nal nuisance, all felonies. El­der was also charged with two counts of crim­i­nal pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, crim­i­nal use of drug para­pher­na­lia and crim­i­nally pos­sess­ing a hy­po­der­mic in­stru­ment, all mis­de­meanors. · Rob­bery: Da­mari Ed­wards, 26, of New­burgh, one of four peo­ple charged in a De­cem­ber 2015 rob­bery of the Rifton Post was sen­tenced Oct. 13 by Wil­liams to eight years in prison fol­lowed by five years of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion. A wit­ness at the scene of the rob­bery had pro­vided po­lice with a de­tailed de­scrip­tion of the es­cape ve­hi­cle, and it was pulled over a short time later on state Route 32 in New Paltz, where the four oc­cu­pants were ar­rested with­out in­ci­dent. No weapons were dis­played dur­ing the rob­bery. · Drugs: Mark McFar­lane, 27, of New Paltz, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 13 to three and one half years in prison and two years of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion for pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, a felony. He was in­dicted in Fe­bru­ary for felony sale of a con­trolled sub­stance and with the mis­de­meanor of re­sist­ing ar­rest. He was ar­rested in July 2015 by mem­bers of UR­GENT in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Saugerties po­lice and charged with the felonies of sale of a con­trolled sub­stance (heroin) and pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance and with re­sist­ing ar­rest, a mis­de­meanor. His ar­rest fol­lowed an in­ves­ti­ga­tion in to the al­leged sale of 94 decks of heroin, po­lice said at the time.

· Bur­glary: Lon­nie Tay­lor, also known as Ru, 35, of El­lenville, was sen­tenced for felony bur­glary by Wil­liams on Oct. 13 to 18 years in prison and five years of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion and was is­sued three orders of pro­tec­tion on be­half of his vic­tims. Tay­lor, an­other El­lenville man and a Kingston man were in­dicted in Fe­bru­ary in con­nec­tion with a Jan. 7 home in­va­sion and rob­bery on Back­man Av­enue in El­lenville. Tay­lor was ar­rested Jan. 17 by El­lenville vil­lage po­lice, the U.S. Mar­shals Ser­vice and Nor­wich, N.Y., po­lice fol­low­ing ex­e­cu­tion of a search war­rant at 37 N. Broad St. in Nor­wich, po­lice said at the time. Po­lice said four chil­dren, ages 8, 9, and 11 and an in­fant, along with a man and woman who were baby-sit­ting them, were tied up dur­ing the crime.

· DWI: Aaron Winne, 24, of Yonkers, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 12 to five years of pro­ba­tion, 30 days of com­mu­nity ser­vice, had his li­cence re­voked and was or­dered to in­stall an ig­ni­tion in­ter­lock de­vice for felony drunken driv­ing. Ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion was un­avail­able.

· Crim­i­nal con­tempt: John Per­agine, 34, of Kingston, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams for felony crim­i­nal con­tempt to one and one third to four years in prison and was is­sued an or­der of pro­tec­tion on be­half of his vic­tims in con­nec­tion with an April 3 in­ci­dent. Ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion was un­avail­able.

· In­tro­duc­tion of dan­ger­ous con­tra­band in prison: Orion McLeod, 21, of Kingston, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 18 to two to four years in prison for the felony of in­tro­duc­ing dan­ger­ous con­tra­band in prison. McLeod was in­dicted in May on one felony count of pro­mot­ing con­tra­band in prison and two mis­de­meanor counts of pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance. He was ar­rested on Nov. 5, 2015, and was ini­tially charged with pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance and know­ingly in­tro­duc­ing dan­ger­ous con­tra­band

in prison, a felony. Ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion about McLeod’s in­dict­ment was un­avail­able.

· Crim­i­nal con­tempt: Des­mond McCobb, 33, ad­dress un­avail­able, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 28 for crim­i­nal con­tempt, a felony. McCobb was sen­tenced to serve two years in prison fol­lowed by four years of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion for an of­fense com­mit­ted on Dec. 12, 2015. An or­der of pro­tec­tion was also is­sued on be­half of his vic­tim. Ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion was un­avail­able.

· DWI: Christo­pher HaradonBrooks, 32, of Ul­ster Park, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 14, to five years of pro­ba­tion for felony drunken driv­ing. His li­cense was also re­voked and he was or­dered to pay a fine. HaradonBrooks was ar­raigned on Aug. 24. Ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion was un­avail­able.

· Ag­gra­vated DWI: Robert

Tu­masian, 50, of Olive­bridge, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 3, to one year in the Ul­ster County Jail for felony ag­gra­vated drunken driv­ing. He was or­dered to in­stall an ig­ni­tion in­ter­lock de­vice. Tu­masian was ar­rested March 16 on Sch­wenk Drive by state po­lice at Ul­ster on felony charges of ag­gra­vated drunken driv­ing. · Drugs: Laveshia Camp­bell, 27, of Kingston, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 26 to three years in prison and one year of post-re­lease su­per­vi­sion for one felony count of pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance. Camp­bell was ar­rested on Feb. 24, 2015. Ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion was un­avail­able. · Un­law­ful man­u­fac­ture of metham­phetamine: Jeff C. Wol­cott, 34, of El­lenville, was sen­tenced by Wil­liams on Oct. 25, to two years in prison and one year of postre­lease su­per­vi­sion for the felony of un­law­ful man­u­fac­ture of metham­phetamine. Wol­cott was ar­rested on July 29, 2014, by El­lenville po­lice in con­junc­tion with state po­lice in con­nec­tion with a metham­phetamine lab in the vil­lage that was pro­duc­ing and dis­tribut­ing the drug. Wol­cott was driv­ing a 1998 Black Volvo on U.S. Route 9W in Lloyd when he was taken into cus­tody with­out in­ci­dent by mem­bers of UR­GENT.

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